Agora Object: T 756
Inventory Number:   T 756
Section Number:   Β 1321
Title:   Bird Figurine
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Πήλινο ομοίωμα πτηνού
Category:   Terracotta
Description:   Flat-bottomed legless bird with long beak and fan tail.
Red stripes across neck and chest, along beak, and top of head, and along sides.
St. Andrew 's cross on back, the tail end filled in solid and incised to show feathers; round incised eyes.
Red glaze.
Gray clay.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Πήλινο ομοίωμα πτηνού. Φέρει ερυθρές ταινίες γύρω από το λαιμό, το στήθος και το κεφάλι.
Context:   In burning fill. Burned deposit.
Negatives:   Leica, color slide, 5-175, 7-526
PD Number:   Ptg. 79
Dimensions:   H. 0.027; W. 0.012; L. 0.032
Date:   16 March 1935
Section:   Β
Grid:   Β:36-38/Δ-Ε
Elevation:   Ca. 54.60m.
Masl:   54.6m.
Deposit:   G 12:19
Lot:   Lot Β 316
    Lot Β 317
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Papadopoulos (2007b), p. 152, fig. 140.
    Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939), pp. 61-62, fig. 40, no. XII 14.
    Hesperia 5 (1936), p. 27, fig. 25.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 5 (1936)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939)
Drawing: DA 12660
Images (7)
Deposit: G 12:19
Lot: Β 316
Lot: Β 317
Notebook: Β-8
Notebook Page: Β-8-80 (pp. 1538-1539)
Card: T 756